Instructions for using our online appointment system

On this page:

Academic Advising

Make an appointment

  • Log in here: Make an Advising Appointment using your campus NetID and password.
  • Your optional comments, made when creating an appointment, will be saved as part of your academic records.

Cancel an appointment

  • If you need to cancel an appointment that you have made, click on Make an Advising Appointment , log in, find your “Upcoming Appointments” on the right side. Open the appointment and find the “cancel” link.
  • Your advisor will receive notice that you have cancelled the appointment.

Need assistance?

  • If no appointments are available or you have any trouble scheduling your appointment online, please call the CNS Advising Center at 413-545-1969 for assistance.

Career Advising 

Make an appointment

Cancel an appointment

  • In Handshake, click Career Center, then Appointments. Click into the Appointment itself and use the options to cancel or reschedule the appointment.

Pre-Med / Pre-Health Advising

First-year students

  • Information about Pre-Med, Pre-Dent, Pre-PA, etc. is available through peer advising. Make an appointment with a Peer Advisor
  • Also sign up for the Pre-Med/Pre-Health Newsletter to get more information.
  • First-year Pre-Med/Pre-Health students with other questions (personal issues, struggling academically, major etc.) should see their major advisor. You will be directed to the appropriate location for that advisor in the system.


  • Alumni who need to speak with an advisor about medical school, dental school, or other health professions programs should email a Pre-Health advisor directly to arrange for a phone or Zoom appointment.